Prof. Jagdish Mukhi
His Excellency, The Governor of Assam

Personal Profile

Prof. Jagdish Mukhi was born to Late Ram Mukhi and Late Laxi Devi Mukhi on 1st December 1942 at Dajal, Dera Ghazi Khan of Punjab, now in Pakistan.

Prof. Mukhi gained a B.Com from Raj Rishi College college in Alwar, Rajasthan in 1965, followed by a M. Com from the university of Delhi in 1967.

He was awarded a PHD in Finance from Kurukshetra University in October 1995

He was a professor at Shaheed Bhagat Singh College, Delhi University.

Important Position Held

  • Leader of Opposition in Delhi Assembly 1998~2008.
  • Finance-Higher Education-Planning Minister in Delhi Govt 1993~1998.
  • Retd. from Delhi University in year 2005 from Commerce Deptt. of Shaheed Bhagat Singh College,Sheikh Sarai,New Delhi.


  • Awarded as Best Finance & Planning Minister by the then Planning Minister Sh.Pranab Mukherjee in year 1997
  • Awarded as Best MLA by the then Lok Sabha Speaker Sh.Manohar Joshi in year 2002